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#SoRich: Amazon is Buying Whole Foods for $13.7 billion

Thanks to Jeff Bezos, you can now live your entire life on the Internet and TBH, I’m not mad about it.

Amazon CEO, Jeff Bezos, is gunning for world domination as it has been announced that Amazon will acquire Whole Foods Market in a massive $13.7 billion deal.

Both companies announced of Friday that Amazon will pay $42 a share in cash for Whole Foods.

John Mackey, Whole Foods’ co-founder and CEO, will continue to run the business.

Bezos said in a statement,

“Millions of people love Whole Foods Market because they offer the best natural and organic foods, and they make it fun to eat healthy.”

 

Congrats guys, maybe I can borrow like $20,000 one day to pay off my student loans. Just sayin’.

[via Bloomberg]

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